AMI Announces Redfish 1.5 Support in Aptio V UEFI BIOS and MegaRAC SP-X BMC Remote Management Firmware

AMI Announces Redfish 1.5 Support in Aptio V UEFI BIOS and MegaRAC SP-X BMC Remote Management Firmware

Feb 21, 2019 | Press Release

NORCROSS, GEORGIA – AMI, a global leader in BIOS, BMC and remote management tools, network data storage products and more is pleased to announce its full support for the Redfish® 1.5 specification from the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), in its Aptio® V UEFI BIOS Firmware and MegaRAC® SP-X BMC Remote Management Firmware – the most widely used solution in the market today.

Redfish is an open industry-standard specification and schema designed to meet the expectations of end-users for simple and secure management of modern scalable platform hardware. It is grounded in modern technologies including a RESTful interface and utilizes JSON and OData to help customers integrate solutions within their existing tool chains. The ultimate goal of Redfish is to address all components in the data center with a consistent API, and an aggressive development schedule from the DMTF partner community is successfully making strides towards that end.

Version 1.5 of the Redfish specification brings a plethora of new and useful features such as AEP DIMM Inventory, out-of-band (OOB) AEP Management and Redfish 2018.1 compliance. Its OOB AEP Management capability now allows for BIOS side actions to create/delete goals and namespaces, along with new BMC side security actions. Redfish 2018.1 compliance includes expanded CPU Inventory information on cores and threads, expanded Memory Inventory metrics information and additional varieties of boot options such as a “boot next” attribute.

 

For more information on Redfish support in Aptio V UEFI Firmware and MegaRAC Manageability products from AMI, please contact your AMI representative at 1-800-828-9264 / +1-770-246-8600 or visit ami.com.

Redfish® is a registered trademark of the DMTF in the US and other countries.

About AMI

AMI is Firmware Reimagined for modern computing. As a global leader in Dynamic Firmware for security, orchestration and manageability solutions, AMI enables the world’s compute platforms from on-premises to the cloud to the edge. AMI’s industry-leading foundational technology and unwavering customer support have generated lasting partnerships and spurred innovation for some of the most prominent brands in the high-tech industry. AMI is also a critical provider to the Open Compute ecosystem and is a member of numerous industry associations and standards groups, such as the Unified EFI Forum (UEFI), PICMG, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Cybersecurity Excellence Partnership (NCEP), and the Trusted Computing Group (TCG).

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